Lapostolle Cuvée Alexandre Merlot

Lapostolle Cuvée Alexandre Merlot 2013

Full of an intense and complex red fruit aroma, this wine offers subtle notes of spice and cacao. The broad tannins are velvety and smooth, with juicy flavors on the long-lasting finish.

Style:
Balanced, Complex, Medium-bodied
Flavor:
Cocoa, Red Fruit, Spice
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Chile / Rapel Valley
Grapes
Merlot,
Carmenére
Alcohol Percentage
14.10%
Fermentation
100% Wild yeast. Fermentation in French oak vats and skin contact up to 4 -5 weeks.
Aging
100% of the blend in 225L French oak barrels for 15 months. 39% in new oak, 20% in second, and 41% in third used French oak barrels.